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The California drought continues to drag on but there could be a silver lining, or two. Before the impossible San Francisco real estate market, Silicon Valley and the drought, California was known for something a little sweeter: wine. With the drought...
From: TV Squad | By: Peter Getty | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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No Sexism. No Racism. No Ableism. No Ageism. No Homophobia. No Fatphobia. No Transphobia. No Hatefulness. Basically, no divide among people caused by ANY prejudice beliefs! Big and bold these phrases read on the Green Stage, the main stage to Brooklyn's...
From: That's Fit | By: Marlon Regis | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Designed as a compact, low-fuss way of traveling far away from the grid, the Ecombo trailer has cozy living quarters inside a rugged block that you tow with your 4x4. The camper from New Zealand-based Ecombo offers a panoramic-view bedroom, full kitchen...
From: Gizmag | By: C.C. Weiss | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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"Gone are the days where I vow to cut sandwiches into stars, be the class mom, and start ironing (ha!)." The post This School Year, I’m Cutting Myself Some Slack appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Victoria Fedden | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Soon after American soldiers returned home from World War II, a new type of magazine was created for them – the man’s adventure magazine. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Fall is upon us, and that means—drumroll, please—it's shopping season! Nailing some of this season's top trends doesn't mean you have to empty your wallet, though. Focus on one statement piece at a time, and we’re bringing them all to you for under...
From: Glamour | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Pre-show notes: – Click here to watch this week’s episode on WWE Network. If you’d like to read about previous episodes, check out the WCW Monday Nitro tag page . – In case you missed it, the retro Best and Worst of WWF Monday Night Raw column...
From: With Leather | By: Brandon Stroud | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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This home is what pied-a-terre dreams are made of. Tucked inside is a subtle, elegant color palette reminiscent of the Chicago skyline, striking art, and a master bathroom that we could honestly live the rest of our days in. Designed by The Chad...
From: Green Daily | By: Erin Lepperd | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Ron Herman's Japanese imprint here teams up with none other than BEDWIN & THE HEARTBREAKERS on a new collection for Fall/Winter 2015. The collection is a celebration of style and culture from the 'Flower' era of the 1970's, and as such is grounded...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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AnOther explores the dynamic compositions of Belgian artist, Sammy Slabbinck
From: AnOther | By: Maisie Skidmore | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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More than anything else, the Green Bay Packers of recent vintage have been known for an explosive offense. Only the New England Patriots have scored more points over the past five seasons, and ESPN’s Football Power Index projected that the Packers...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Neil Paine | Tuesday, August 25, 2015
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Is it worth it to hold onto old stereo speakers? Are they a special luxury I'll never be able to afford again or are they just taking up space and keeping me from getting something way better?So, I'm getting ready to move from a roomy apartment to a...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: aaxelrod | Tuesday, August 25, 2015
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Wherein I shill for the Crown Club experience, in spite of myself. I was standing outside of the stadium with three of my friends, waiting for five o'clock to roll around so we could gain admittance into the Crown Club. I had been lucky enough to be...
From: Royals Review | By: J.K. Ward | Tuesday, August 25, 2015
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A few days ago DT reader Nathan spotted this amazing-looking vintage cradle on eBay in St Louis. [Turns out it's also on craigslist.] "Had this been up a year ago," Nathan wrote, "I would have considered it for our second kid." Right? But what even is...
From: Daddy Types | By: greg | Tuesday, August 25, 2015
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Lovely, handmade furniture specimens that combine a bit of vintage, a bit of modern, and solid materials.
From: TreeHugger | By: Kimberley Mok | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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I’ve written a little about my fiancé’s Mexican heritage and the various ways we’re thinking about his family throughout our wedding day. But I should also mention how we’re crafting our ceremony to incorporate my family as well. Late 1800s,...
From: Wedding Bee | By: Miss Black Cat | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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After a special collaboration with Beats, it's back to business as usual in Los Angeles as Undefeated brings us the first installment of its Fall 2015 collection. The brand here expands on its affinity for sportswear with a selection of silhouettes influenced...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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We have our friends (pun intended) at Harpers Bazaar to thank for finding this vintage clip staring the cast of Friends during their debut TV interview appearance on non other than The Oprah Winfrey Show. Sure, the quality isn’t the best but the straight-from-the-’90s...
From: Who What Wear | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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BENTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A World War I cannon was stolen from outside a Veterans of Foreign Wars building in Michigan, and an official is concerned it could be sold for scrap metal. The vintage piece of military hardware was hauled away earlier this...
From: Seattle Times | By: The Associated Press | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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The Grooming Network (TGN) has acquired Vintage Blades, LLC, a veteran re-seller in the online straight razor and wet shaving industry. This adds yet another ecommerce website to The Grooming Network’s portfolio of shaving and personal care businesses....
From: MultiChannel Merchant | By: Tim Parry | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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In many ways, Wallflower reflects the boho-chic style frequently seen in San Francisco street style and interiors. Everything from sustainable candles to hand-painted backpacks fill the shelves and display cases in the boutique.…...
From: SF Weekly | By: Eva Recinos | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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All those things that everyone loves about the famous, jaded, sea-beaten SF (and more!) can also be found in a fresh, friendly, affordable Midwestern SF: Sioux Falls, South Dakota. One's hilly. One's flat. Both are beautiful. And you'll never believe...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Anneli Rufus | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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The diamond industry is still tainted by conflict, but it's possible to buy a jewel that helps people—instead of hurting them...
From: Time | By: Bryan Walsh | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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1.  Food will meet art at Sotheby’s this fall. Upcoming LLNYC cover star, Nicole Miller, is co-hosting “The Art of Food,” where Upper East Side chefs prepare art-inspired avant-garde meals. Be there. 2. Forty-year-olds, who never got over their...
From: The Real Deal | By: ChrisC | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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If you disagree with me, allow me to set fire to the strawman that is your argument. f11photo / Shutterstock.com This week I overheard someone say that they’re genuinely worried about the Seahawks because of their 0-2 record through their first two...
From: The Stranger | By: Spike Friedman | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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After 10  harsh weeks of competition, WWE Tough Enough ended this week and welcomed two new members to their roster. Michigan native Sara Lee and former NFL prospect Josh Bredl each won $250,000 contracts and will soon join the ranks of the NXT stars...
From: With Leather | By: Austin | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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We know you can’t get enough of Fixer Upper. As...
From: HGTV | By: Farima Alavi | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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The Mantles have a breezy retro sound: a bit of Woods’ psychedelic inclination, a pinch of Real Estate jangly/languid guitars, a subdued trace of new wave a la Modern English. Papercuts’ Jason Quever produced the Bay Area band’s latest record,...
From: Stereogum | By: Stereogum | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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The Angels narrowly avoided getting no-hit by Justin Verlander, but only barely. Even with so little time left in the season it seems like this avoidance was just temporary. There isn’t an Angels fan out there who would disagree that ending up on...
From: Monkey with a Halo | By: Garrett Wilson | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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American Modern Insurance is using customer data, weather data and Esri mapping to help clients move vintage cars to safety when the next storm approaches by combining information on where the cars are stored, what transport is available and the location...
From: Forbes | By: Tom Groenfeldt | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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The “Red Velvet” photo shoot between famed pinup photographer, Tom Kelley, and then virtually unknown actress, Marilyn Monroe, set forth a chain of events that would catapult the scarcely-used thespian into a household name – due in… The post...
From: High Snobiety | By: Alec Banks | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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My neighborhood gets sadder and sadder. As the greed machine grows and grows, so goes community and individual enterprise. In the past two months I have seen four wonderful businesses pushed out by evil, selfish, greedy landlords. Yes, I spare no adjective....
From: AOL Television | By: Nancy Cohen-koan | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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Has anyone ever given you something, a piece of clothing or otherwise, and it’s really become a part of your style? Maybe not something you thought you would wear originally but, when you paired it just the right way, it actually was that thing you’d...
From: Garance Dore | By: Brie | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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Seeing Cindy Crawford, Helena Christensen, and other '90s supermodels reunite for a pretty epic photo shoot yesterday got us feeling a bit nostalgic for the days when Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss, Linda Evangelista, and Christy Turlington sashayed down...
From: Glamour | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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I find that writing goes in phases, and they can be unpredictable. I don’t know when it’s going to be a good writing week. I don’t know when it’s going to be a bad writing week. And I don’t know what I’m next going to find interesting. For...
From: Fan Graphs | By: Jeff Sullivan | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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ON AUGUST 22th, at least 11 people were killed and many more injured when a vintage-1950s Hawker Hunter jet crashed on to a dual carriageway on the south coast of Britain during a display at Shoreham airshow. It follows a summer of carnage across Europe....
From: The Economist | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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Dark Hall Mansion is partnering again with Laurent Durieux on a Godzilla print, the latest addition to their Seminal Film Series. The officially licensed Godzilla limited edition print release takes on the original 1954 Japanese landmark film and...
From: SlashFilm | By: Peter Sciretta | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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Photos by the author. Ever wonder just how fast that sweet Mopar in your garage can go? Want to see if your brand-new Charger is all it’s cracked up to be? Don’t risk your driver’s license (or, worse, that pricey paint job) by getting into an illegal...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Kate Sullivan | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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American Pickers star Danielle Colby makes a living selling her vintage finds, but RadarOnline.com has learned she owes thousands of dollars in taxes on those sales. According to tax documents… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Melissa Cronin | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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Mobile app users, please click here to view the entire photo gallery. When I was in a high school theater production in the 1970s, one scene called for me to do a double-take; the classic response to something you...
From: Newark Star-Ledger | By: Greg Hatala | The Star-Ledger | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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Around 15 looks will be on display at the Salon du Vintage, a fair scheduled for Oct. 17 and 18.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Laure Guilbault | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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Some shows have amended their plans in line with CAA restrictions, and one will have flypast honouring pilot who died in another crashA host of airshows will take place over the bank holiday weekend with alterations to their schedules in the wake of...
From: The Guardian | By: Press Association | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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“I don’t know. I’m open to new ideas.” —Mets fan Josh Lyman, “Stirred,” The West Wing Of course I grew antsy as Eric O’Flaherty made his case for being Eric D’FAherty (I’ve also heard Eric D’OH!Flaherty and a less family-friendly...
From: Faith and Fear in Flushing | By: Greg Prince | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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For the Detroit Tigers, 2015 will go down as the year their string of consecutive division titles ended at four. But it might also be remembered as the season in which they got Justin Verlander back. Yes, it's a small sample following a run of disabled-list...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Jacob Shafer | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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Just when we think Justin Verlander's magic might be fading, he amazes us again with another near historic outing. The 2011 American League Cy Young award winner and MVP came up literally inches short of pitching his third career no-hitter in Wednesday's...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mark Townsend | Thursday, August 27, 2015
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Want to know where Kendall Jenner finds her perfectly worn-in graphic T-shirts and more vintage treasures? The stylish model hits the racks at Wasteland in West Hollywood. She was recently spotted with pal Hailey Baldwin purchasing an assortment of secondhand...
From: Who What Wear | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Apparently, it still needs to be explained to people why they should get rid of their sensible, reliable cars and instead buy vintage Porsches. That’s where Magnus Walker and un-crashed 911T comes in, dissuading a would-be Camry buyer on tonight’s...
From: Jalopnik | By: Matt Hardigree | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Vintage Road Trip...
From: This Isn't Happiness | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Long renowned for its art, this mountain town blossoms in the summer, with beautiful hikes and alfresco eats. Christopher Hall explores the Southwestern town.  Home sweet pueblo Silhouetted against the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, the Taos Pueblo, a...
From: Sunset Magazine | By: Sunset | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Summer is almost over and it's time for me to replace my refreshing whites with soothing reds; particularly, red-blends. Red-blends have become increasing popular over the past 10 years. They have the reputation of being more affordable and less "edgy"...
From: That's Fit | By: Tanya Young Williams | Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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